2nd May 2017
Apply now for Seed money funding from the Graduate School

The Graduate School is offering seed money funding two new researchers starting October 1st, 2018. Application deadline is the 10th of August, 2018.

16th April 2018
1st Conference of the Swiss Society of Health Economics

The first conference of the Swiss Society of Health Economics will take place on September 14, 2018 at the University of Lucerne under the theme “Health Economics and Health System Reforms".

30th January 2018
The Patient’s Voice in Drug Development

In this lecture series, professionals from industries, academia and patient organizations will share their visions how the patient perspective can become an integral part of the drug development process, and how this relates to public interests, regulatory requirements, the law and international initiatives.

24th January 2017
Lecture Series Spring 2017: Strengthening Health Systems through Learning Cycles

In this lecture series, distinguished scientists from different countries and health care systems present their vision of a Learning Health System and share their experiences in the implementation of the Learning Health System idea.

31st August 2016
Lecture Series: Measuring Hospital Quality and Performance

This lecture series aims to present some of the promising new initiatives to measure quality of care in Swiss hospitals. The lecturers will introduce perspectives of health care practitioners and policy stakeholders alike and will elaborate on the scientific foundation and the international context of quality initiatives.

23rd June 2016
Prof. Armin Gemperli was appointed expert committee member of ANQ

The ANQ (national association for the quality development in hospitals and clinics) has restructured its quality panel on patient satisfaction with Prof. Armin Gemperli as expert committee member.

2nd March 2016
Health Sciences and Health Policy Library

Please have a look at the library's website zhb Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek Luzern and its special section for books and journals on Health Sciences and Health Policy.

2nd March 2016
Congratulations to Prof. Sara Rubinelli

Sara Rubinelli was appointed as Independent Expert/Evaluator for the European Commission Research and Innovation Programme (2015-2017).

13th January 2016
The Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Meeting

On Saturday 21 November the Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Meeting took place at the University of Lucerne. Gisela Michel, Janine Vetsch and Luzius Mader presented findings of their research to survivors and their parents.

16th September 2015
Graduation Ceremony Health Sciences

On Monday, September 07, 2015, the first Graduation Ceremony in Health Sciences was held.

36 Master graduates and one PhD were awarded their diploma by Professor Dr. Stefan Boes, the Director of the Master Program in Health Sciences.